Information about the new careers platform, Handshake

Careers and Employability have partnered with Handshake as the provider of a new online careers platform for University of Liverpool students and graduates.

Please note that access to the existing platform, CareerHub, will cease on Friday, 26 June – after which Handshake will be your one-stop-shop for all your employability needs.

Handshake offers some amazing new features, allowing you to:

  • Showcase your skills to directly to graduate recruiters
  • Get personalised job recommendations based on your interests
  • Apply for jobs directly from your account and save your applications
  • Access exclusive Virtual Connect career events
  • View our all-new Career Studio resources
  • Connect to Careers and Employability
  • Reach out to fellow students and alumni in the Liverpool Handshake community

How to set up your Handshake account

All current students have been set up on the system, and an account is waiting for you.

You can activate your account today to start exploring Handshake for new job opportunities, careers resources, and exclusive virtual events.

Select ‘Sign in with your University of Liverpool MWS account’ and use your MWS log-in details to complete your profile.

You can also access Handshake through your phone. Download the iOS app today via the App Store, and be notified as and when new opportunities are added. An Android version will follow this Autumn.